Fit-again Bumrah, Shikhar back; Rohit, Shami rested for T20Is vs Lanka

Last Updated: Tuesday, 24 December 2019 (14:19 IST)
New Delhi: The BCCI Selection Committee led by MSK Prasad on Monday announced India's T20I and ODI squads for upcoming home series against Sri Lanka and Australia respectively.
A fit-again made a return in the both the T20I and ODI squads for Sri Lanka and Australia respectively while vice-captain was rested for the T20I series versus Sri Lanka. 
 
Senior opener was also back in both the squads, while pacer Mohammed Shami got a break from the series. India will face Sri Lanka in three T20Is from January 5, followed by three ODIs against Australia from January 14.
 
Meanwhile, Deepak Chahar who aggravated his back injury in the second ODI againstWindies, will be out till the start of next year's IPL. However, opener Prithvi Shaw, who made a comeback after serving an eight-month doping ban, will be going to New Zealand with India A. 
 
The Squads:
 
India Squad (T20Is against Sri Lanka): Virat Kohli (captain), Shikhar Dhawan, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (wk), Ravindra Jadeja, Shivam Dube, Yuzvendra Chahal, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Navdeep Saini, Shardul Thakur, Manish Pandey, Washington Sundar, Sanju Samson.
 
India Squad (ODI vs Australia): Virat Kohli (captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Rohit Sharma, KL Rahul, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Rishabh Pant (wk), Kedar Jadhav, Shivam Dube, Ravindra Jadeja, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Navdeep Saini, Shardul Thakur, Jasprit Bumrah.(UNI)